Today: Tuesday, 23 July 2024 year

Denmark announced the escort of two Russian aircraft over the North Sea.

Denmark announced the escort of two Russian aircraft over the North Sea.

Danish Air Force fighter jets took to the skies on Monday night to escort two Russian aircraft over the North Sea in international airspace, according to the Danish Defense Ministry.

“F-16 fighters of the Danish Ministry of Defense were in the air until the morning to identify two Russian aircraft in international airspace over the North Sea. Russian aircraft have never been in Danish airspace,” the ministry’s account on the social network X (formerly Twitter) says.


The department did not specify which Russian aircraft in question.